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  • The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Samoa
    Successful grantees from Upolu with UNDP Resident Representative, Charles Chauvel (front left), CEO of MNRE, Ulu Bismarck Crawley (front right) and members of the SGP, NSC and TAG.   The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Samoa, is once again bringing to the […]
  • Prime Minister Tuilaepa Dr. Sa’ilele Malielegoi Identifies Climate Change as the “Single Greatest Threat”
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  • New Era of Global Climate Action To Begin Under Paris Climate Change Agreement
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  • Samoa signals rule book to implement the Paris Agreement
    (KATOWICE POLAND); This week is the last of the two weeks in Katowice Poland where parties including Samoa come together to unlock and finalize any remaining challenges for the development of the rule book that will guide commitments by all parties for the implementation of goals and decisions of […]
  • National Renewable Energy Day 2018
    Theme: “Powering Cities, Towns and Communities with 100% Renewable Energy” Samoa is at the forefront of climate change and sea level rise. Our Islands and communities are susceptible to extreme weather events and coastal erosion. The frequency of tropical cyclones and temperature increase has […]
  • Samoa Attend High Level Segment of the 14th COP for the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD),
    Samoa as a party to the CBD attended the high level meeting 14th COP for the Convention on Biological Diversity, held in Egypt from 14th-15th of November 2018. The theme for the Conference was “ Investing in Biodiversity for people and planet”. The two day high level meeting look mainstreaming […]
  • National Toilet Day Commemoration 2018
    Commemoration of the 7th National Toilet Day commenced today at the Samoa Convention Center hosted by The Water & Sanitation Sector and PUMA. This year’s theme is “Innovative Solutions for Water and Sanitation in Samoa”. MNRE Chief Executive Officer, Ulu Bismarck Crawley officially welcomed the […]
  • Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Project Workshop
    The Division of Environment and Conservation (DEC) conducted the National Stakeholder Workshop for the Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Project, held at Taumeasina Island Resort this morning, Tuesday the 13th of November 2018. In his keynote address, the Assistant CEO Seumaloisalafai Afele Faiilagi […]
  • GEF National Dialogue 2018
    The two day National Dialogue for the Global Environment Facility (GEF) in Samoa was held on the 5th and the 6th of November, 2018 at the Taumeasina Resort, Apia. The Dialogue was officially opened by the Chief Executive Officer of MNRE, Tofa Ulu Bismarck Crawley emphasising the move for Samoa to […]
  • IUCN partners with Renewable Energy Samoa
    The Ministry of Natural Resources through the Renewable Energy Division had collaborated with the International Union for Conservation Of Nature (IUCN) in conducting a National Workshop for Energy Sector. The Objective of the Workshop is to bring together Energy Sector Partners to share information […]